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- Ala. 5th-Grader Attacked and Harassed for Being Black: â€˜Roses Are Red, Violets Are Blue, Iâ€™m White, Why Arenâ€™t You?â€™
Taylor Armbrester, 10, says he has been called â€œblack boyâ€ and â€œretarded,â€ by other fifth ... Taylor also says he has been punched, kicked, had his finger broken and had sick little poems recited to him by his peers. â€œâ€˜Roses are red, violets ...
- This Wedding Checklist Will Help You Say "I Do" (Sans Stress)
Choose the readings, poems, or songs you want to include. Choose and purchase favors. If youâ€™re having trouble thinking of the perfect gifts for your guests, here are some unique wedding favor ideas. By this point, you have pretty much everything covered.
- 5th Chinese Poetry Festival opens in Yichang
The six-day event will feature a series of cultural activities such as themed forums, poetry reading, artistic performances and riddle-guessing. With a history of more than 2,400 years, Yichang City boasts a rich heritage in poetry. It is also the hometown ...
- How We're Redefining Beauty in America Today
This is American beauty. But the following images â€” of stunning ... And the writers, the painters, the tattoo artists, the poets who find humanity and meaning when we fail to. And every one of the moments, trends, people, and landscapes that make America ...
- Science News: Science major wins 2017 Steger Poetry Prize
In a demonstration of the creative confluence of art and science, a microbiology major has won the 2017 Steger Poetry Prize. Leilani Kassandra Padilla, of Los Angeles, a sophomore in the College of Science, was honored for her poem, â€œTo My City of Lost
- Local books: Thoughtful essays by Ian Frazier; alternative Akron in fantasy novel; events and signings - Akron Beacon Journal
Akron Beacon JournalLocal books: Thoughtful essays by Ian Frazier; alternative Akron in fantasy novel; events and signingsAkron Beacon JournalAkron-Summit County Public Library (Maple Valley branch, 1187 Copley Road, Akron) â€” Tony Gamblin reads from and signs his book of poetry Lyrics and Verses, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. Barnes & Noble (198 Crocker Park Blvd., Westlake) â€” Lorain native ...and more »
- Five things to do in Brookline
Immerse yourself in poetry at the monthly Brookline Poetry Series meeting ... Learn about the candidates in this yearâ€™s town election during an election forum on Monday, April 24 and Wednesday, April 26. BrooklineCAN will host a Candidate Forum at ...
- Whatâ€™s streaming on Netflix, Amazon in February: Michael Bolton brings the Valentineâ€™s romance
Like a romantic evening with Netflixâ€™s â€œMichael Boltonâ€™s Big ... Katie Holmes and Luke Kirby star as two bipolar poets who meet in a psychiatric hospital and fall in love, igniting the good and bad parts of their condition and creativity.
- Valentineâ€™s Day quotes and poems to help you write the perfect card to your partner
Here are some romantic poems that will get their heart racing ... V is for â€˜valueâ€™ of being my best friend. E is for â€˜eternity,â€™ a love that has no end.â€ If youâ€™re not one for romance, but still want to do something thoughtful, these ...
- How Britons are helping to save the last theatre pornhouse in Paris
Le Beverley hosted a weekly erotic poetry evening until a few years ago, and every Thursday and Saturday holds couples' evenings, to which lone men are not admitted. "On those evenings we run the film but most of the action is among the audience," Mr ...
- Thin Lizzy's Scott Gorham on Phil Lynott's Legacy, New Black Star Riders LP
In one sense, Gorham's current band Black Star Riders grew out of his long-running quest ... who still thrives on the music, poetry and politics of his Irish upbringing. "I never got to meet him, but Phil was the soundtrack to my youth," he says.
- 2017 Texas Cowboy Poetry Gathering
The 31st annual Texas Cowboy Poetry Gathering was held over the weekend in Alpine. (texascowboypoetry.com) The annual Texas Cowboy Poetry Gathering happened over the weekend. The two-day event is held every year in Alpine, and we were there recording it.
- High school students express themselves at Real Talk finale run by Bankstown Poetry Slam
In its second year, Real Talk, run by Bankstown Poetry Slam, uses spoken word poetry to empower young people to find their voice and encourage discussion. The workshops, mentored by Bilal Hafda, Yasmine Lewis, Sharnay Mkh and Alice Tame of Bankstown Poetry ...
- The Only Thing Worse Than ESPN Is ESPNW
While this is certainly sad, the unreported tragedy here is ESPNW ... Why are we wasting time on second-rate poetry and high-fiving among non-athletes at womenâ€™s marches? From private memos to the clockwork apologies every time an on-air announcer ...
- Salem orchestra offers opera and more in free winter concert series
This is the 114th year that the 45-piece Salem Philharmonic Orchestra has given free concerts on successive Sundays beginning ... is â€œcivic in theme and form.â€ â€œBy civic poetry, I mean poems written for the public on shared topics,â€ Ronan said.